Fairfax Media Network

May Downs Weather


21.63°S 148.55°E 225m AMSL

Moranbah Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 8°C
mostly_sunny

Now

20.8°C falling
Updated at 10:40 EST

Central Highlands for Thursday Sunny. Patches of light morning frost in the south. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Moranbah Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.8°C falling
Dew Point 10.6°C falling
Feels Like 20.8°C
Relative Humidity 52%
Wind icon
E 25km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1025.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 7.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:42 EST
Sunset sunset
17:47 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 21.5°C
Mackay 20.0°C
Proserpine Ap 23.0°C

Next 12 hours in Moranbah

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
23°C

3pm

Mostly clear
26°C

6pm

Mostly clear
21°C

9pm

Mostly clear
17°C

Central Highlands Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

Queensland Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Moranbah 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jul 30
Fri
Jul 31
Sat
Aug 1
Sun
Aug 2
Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 26°C 27°C 28°C 29°C 30°C 28°C 24°C
Minimum 9°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 22
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
24
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 22km/h
ESE
E 21km/h
E
ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 20km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
ENE 17km/h
ENE
NNW 9km/h
NNW
WSW 9km/h
WSW
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 70% 35% 75% 27% 67% 23% 74% 24% 68% 22% 48% 18% 38% 14%
Dew Point 11°C 10°C 13°C 7°C 11°C 5°C 13°C 7°C 12°C 6°C 6°C 2°C 0°C -5°C

Moranbah Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:18 EST
sunrise
06:42 EST
sunset
17:47 EST
last light
18:10 EST
moon
rise
Thu 16:37 EST
set
Fri 06:01 EST
moon
Fri
Jul 31
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23

Moranbah Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jul 30
9°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 29
11.2°C 24°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 28
13.4°C 22.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 27
15.1°C 29.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 26
13.4°C 31.8°C 0.0mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
1311.1mm
96.1 Day(s)
Total For 2015
640.0mm
86 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
958.8mm
97 Day(s)
Wettest Day
133.2mm
Jan 23
Lowest Temperature
2.7°C
Jul 18
Highest Temperature
35.3°C
Feb 22

Mackay Ap Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.7°C
18th
Lowest On Record
-0.4°C
22nd 1951
Average This Month
12.6°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
11.2°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.9°C
26th
Highest On Record
28.5°C
15th 2005
Average This Month
23.0°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
22.5°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.0mm
1st
Total This Month
13.2mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
34.3mm
8.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
266.1mm
1950
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2007
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Victorian weather: Strong wind gusts cause temperatures to plunge

10:25 EST

Strong, biting northerly winds have left Victorians shivering, as apparent temperatures plunge up to 10 degrees below actual temperatures.

Hunter graziers upbeat amidst better conditions

06:32 EST

Hunter graziers, buoyed by high cattle prices, are beginning to address a backlog of farm work that has built up during tough times.

Grantham floods inquiry: Former quarry owner Denis Wagner gives evidence

19:01 EST

The owner of a quarry which allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 Grantham flood says a safety bund appeared to be man made and may have been built without his knowledge.